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Palestinian stone-thrower shot by IDF soldiers in West Bank

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

A car damaged by Palestinian stone-throwing near Neria on May 23, 2022. (Binyamin Regional Council)
A car damaged by Palestinian stone-throwing near Neria on May 23, 2022. (Binyamin Regional Council)

A Palestinian man who allegedly hurled stones at Israeli vehicles near the West Bank settlement of Neria was shot by Israeli soldiers.

According to the Rescuers Without Borders emergency service, the suspect was taken to Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek hospital in moderate condition.

At least one car was damaged by a stone allegedly hurled by Palestinians in the area, according to local authorities.

The Israel Defense Forces says troops are searching for a second suspect who fled the scene.

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